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Book Review

Bronchography

Book Review

Surgery of Repair as Applied to Hand Injuries

Book Review

The Heart in Industry

Book Review

Atlas of Surgical Operations

Book Review

Congenital Malformations of the Heart

Book Review

Appraisal of Current Concepts in Anesthesiology

Book Review

The Treatment of Tropical Diseases

Book Review

Intussusception in Infants and Children

Editorial

ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE IN WOMEN

Editorial

THE REAL DILEMMA FACING MEDICINE

Original Article

Hemodynamic Studies Before and After Induced Hypothyroidism for the Treatment of Severe Heart Failure

Hypothyroidism, for the treatment of severe heart failure, has been used for decades, induced by surgical extirpation of the gland, irradiation by the x-ray and now by radioactive iodine. Though clinical improvement has been recognized, studies of physiologic function in such cases have been sparse. The authors add to our…

Original Article

The Consecutive Case Conference: A Teaching Tool. Its Application to Continuing Education in Cardiovascular Disease for the Practicing Physician

Much thought is being given continuation medical education at present. All are agreed little will be accomplished by more doctors listening to more lectures in classrooms, on the TV screen or at the medical society. The method described here offers an attempt to stimulate participation, a necessary ingredient to education.

Original Article

Acute Massive Hepatic Necrosis with Fatal Liver Failure

This lesion is a rare one as shown by the few cases the authors were able to find in a large hospital population. The etiologic factors are shown and evaluated, as well as the clinical course and prognosis.

Original Article

Geographic and Seasonal Differences in Bacteriologic and Serologic Observations as Related to Hemolytic Streptococci in “Open” and “Closed” Groups of Children

Original Article

Cytomegalic Inclusion Disease A Suggested Method of More Rapid Diagnosis

The author suggests the use of the “touch” preparations on the newly delivered placenta or on material from liver or kidney biopsy for material to be studied immediately with the use of proper stains. Thus, many hours may be gained in diagnosis.

Original Article

Angiography in the Detection of Renal Arterial Obstruction

The authors describe the findings at operation in twenty patients who had been studied by angiography for possible renal vascular disease as a cause of hypertension.

Original Article

An Industrial Evaluation of Dermatitis of the Hands

One of the frequent disturbances keeping the employee from work is dermatosis. Not uncommonly this represents contact dermatitis due to something in his environment. Diagnosis is most important so working conditions may be altered to good advantage.

Original Article

Factors Which May Effect the Rate of Linear Growth and Weight Gain of Asthmatic Children

The growth of the asthmatic child may vary with a number of factors. Among these are the asthma itself and the degree of severity. However, the interesting and important factors are related to the types of therapy which must be given consideration by the physician in his management of the…

Original Article

Home Nursing Project: A Collaborative Effort of the Louisiana State Board of Health and the Louisiana State Welfare Department

The Louisiana State Board of Health has made a most important pilot study of how medical needs of welfare recipients in the aged group may be met in the home. This experience has dealt with problems which cannot and will not be answered only by the provisions of hospitalization for…

Original Article

Clinicopathologic Conferences Duke University School of Medicine

Original Article

Pressures on the Medical Profession in Providing Community Health Services

Original Article

Occipital Nevus Flammeus

By their study of this birthmark in a population of private patients they have corrected erroneous impressions relative to the course of the lesion, its incidence and its accompaniment by other cutaneous diseases.

Proceedings

Southern Society for Pediatric Research Third Annual Meeting

Southern Medical News

SOUTHERN MEDICAL NEWS

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